Not right here for it. Former basketball participant Andrew Bogut is dealing with swift backlash after he not solely slammed Kendall Jenner with a misogynistic diss — however doubled down on his remarks with a faux apology.
“With the 2022 @NBA draft completion yesterday, one massive identify has but to discover a dwelling. Which crew will snap up @KendallJenner??” the athlete, 37, wrote through Twitter on Friday, June 24. ”Strong expertise, versatile. ?? marks round crew tradition + behavior of infinite self promotion. Docs might want to do medical as physique has been banged up.”
The Australia native was instantly criticized for his sexist feedback. Nevertheless, as a substitute of recanting his commentary or apologizing for the tweet, 5 days later, he quote-tweeted his similar message with an additional dig at Jenner, 26, referencing her current breakup from NBA star Devin Booker and the notion that she solely dates basketball gamers.
“I want to formally apologize for this tweet,” he tweeted on Tuesday, June 28. “My scout take forgot to incorporate the elite stage of rebounding. I’ll do higher sooner or later.”
Followers and followers wasted no time in slamming Bogut for his feedback.
“Disgusting human being – though with feedback like that I believe calling you a human being is approach off the mark – no person deserves to be talked about in that approach – you have to be ashamed of your self,” wrote one person. “What the hell is unsuitable with you?” shared one other. A 3rd particular person called on him to assist “NBA orgs … step in and step tf up for our energy and anchoring backbones of our society: ladies” instating of “taking pictures your photographs of haterade.”
Whereas Jenner hasn’t responded to Bogut’s remarks, she slammed the concept that she “solely dates basketball gamers” whereas on the Conserving Up With the Kardashians reunion in June 2021.
“No, I don’t really solely date basketball gamers, if anybody’s ever accomplished their analysis,” the 818 Tequila founder stated within the footage, including, “I’m not ashamed that I’ve a kind, and I’m additionally a real basketball fan. So, that simply form of has occurred.”
Certainly, along with her previous relationships with NBA gamers Booker, 25, and Ben Simmons, the mannequin has additionally been linked to Harry Kinds and Nick Jonas.
Regardless of her current cut up from the Phoenix Suns star — the couple broke up earlier this month after two years collectively, Us Weekly confirmed on June 22 — the Kardashians star nonetheless appears to be on good phrases with Booker.
The 2 are “taking this time to deal with themselves and work out if a future collectively is what’s meant to be,” the insider advised Us. Lower than per week later, the previous couple had been noticed laughing collectively whereas in Malibu.